Michelle L. Gomilla
World War II
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Summary of Interview
Part of WWII: El Paso Homefront Project; discusses journalism career at PATEX Ordnance Plant, Amarillo TX, and various newspapers in West Texas; taking flying lessons; reflects on ethic isolation, discrimination and segregation during WWII.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
2 hours and 5 minutes
Interview with Betty J. Ligon by Michelle L. Gomilla, 1995, "Interview no. 872," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.